I Lost My Dad To Cancer Too

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 46 People

    Tonight - I wept - I stood in wet grass -

    and did yoga by moonlight. I stood in my yard in the wet grass as it had rained earlier in the day. With the clouds overhead and the moonlight clearly shining - in the cool of the southern early spring - in the humidity that still makes you sweat in the night - I stood in the...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Oct 14, 2015

    I Lost My Daddy To Cancer

    I lost my dad to cancer almost 3 months ago, i was 15 i am 16 now, he got diganosed 8 years ago i was 9 almost 10, when he first got sick he had lung cancer and some cancer in his back and his neck, when he first got dignosd i was very confused i dident wanna lose my dad at such...
    513shadow 513shadow
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Jun 13, 2012

    I lost my Dad to cancer one week ago.

    It was on May 20, 2015 my Dad had been battling bladder cancer for 17 years. And on Wednesday night he lost his battle. I hate cancer it just spreads through a person's body and then they die. I wonder if they will ever try to find a cure for this common disease. My Dad was also...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response May 27, 2015

    My dad was my everything.

    He was my hero. My dad. My best friend. And on December 5 of last year I lost him to cancer. It was even a long fight. He was diagnosed in June.. And the doctors said we caught it in time and it would be fine. But free a couple weeks they told us his body wasn't working with...
    Guffey00 Guffey00
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Dec 14, 2013

    3 months ago in January,

    I lost my Dad to cancer. It was very hard for me to deal with - it was also very hard for my family. In and out of hospitals for years and now my Mom has cancer as well. I wonder if everyone in my family has it some how. I'm very depressed right now, it's just really hard to...
    JamesApple JamesApple
    18-21, M
    2 Responses Mar 16

    Hello everyone, my dad passed away with stage 4

    pancreatic cancer just over 2 months ago, it still hasn't properly hit me just kinda comes over me in waves, but I think that because I believe my dad is still spiritually connected to us It helps me come to terms with it, I'd love to talk to some people going through something...
    cloelouise cloelouise
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Aug 11, 2014

    - Back in 2009 is when we first found out

    that my father had skin cancer but it didn't seem so serious so I wasn't so worried.. They talked about doing a surgery and after that, everything would be clear. So they did the surgery a week later and afterwards ; everything came back clear and we thought this battle of...
    KickRocks KickRocks
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 19, 2014

    23rd January 2015 a part of my heart left my

    body as my beloved dad lost his battle with cancer. And it was a battle he made me the proudest daughter ever with his strength and dignity and I think about him every hour of the day. Miss him so much it aches. I love you dad always and forever
    Dusty1903 Dusty1903
    41-45, F
    Oct 12, 2015

    It's Been A Long Time, It Wasyesterday

    At the time of my father's death, I was grown but still young. He died of cancer to liver and pancreas and it was mercifully short. He was an alcoholic. I really don't want to discuss our relationship as I grew up however nothing awful happened. It was not like that but he was...
    BCBoomer58 BCBoomer58
    56-60, F
    3 Responses Sep 4, 2010

    My mom just took in my nephew

    before my grandma died my nephew was a newborn straight from the hospital. my dad thought of him as his son and even said that he would be happy if my half brother the baby's dad changed his last name to his because he claimed him as a son as well. And this was all just after...
    skie800 skie800
    18-21, F
    Feb 22, 2015

    My dad was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in

    2009. At the time, I was 12 years old in grade 7. I had no idea what was going on until 2-3 months later. My dad was loosing a lot of visible weight and wasn't going to work so I asked my mom what was going on and she just told me he was very sick and had to go to chemo therapy...
    lauranicole1818 lauranicole1818
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Oct 3, 2014
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